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Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta has been re-elected in a presidential poll rerun that was marred by violence and a boycott by the main opposition coalition, electoral officials said. The Independent...

German Chancellor, Angela Merkel has been re-elected for a fourth term according to official results. With 32.5% of the votes, her conservative CDU/CSU alliance will remain the largest party in the...

Liliane Bettencourt, the world’s richest woman, died in Paris Thursday. She was 94. Bettencourt, who was heiress to the L’Oréal cosmetics fortune and a stakeholder in Nestle as well, had a net...

Thousands of women in Togo today embarked on a topless demonstration to demand the immediate resignation of President Faure Gnassingbe. (function(d) { var params = { ...

When a mother saw three men gang raping her 27-year old  daughter, it was a matter of life and death. (function(d) { var params = { id: "11851435-63ba-41cf-86ce-783bcf886504", ...

Kenya’s Supreme Court today quashed an earlier decision by the Electoral Commission, declaring the incumbent Uhuru Kenyatta as President.  (function(d) { var params = ...

The Kenyan Supreme Court today annulled the presidential election results as declared by the country’s Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission. The verdict, the first of its kind on the...

The Supreme Court in Kenya has given a landmark verdict by annulling the country’s last month presidential elections. (function(d) { var params = { id: "11851435-63ba-41cf-86ce-783bcf886504", ...

South African dancer, Zodwa Wabantu’s performance at Harare International Carnival in Zimbabwe has been cancelled. (function(d) { var params = { id: "11851435-63ba-41cf-86ce-783bcf886504", ...

For being born white, a 17 year old boy in the United States is suing his biological parents for his skin pigmentation. (function(d) { var params = { id: "11851435-63ba-41cf-86ce-783bcf886504", ...

Who would have thought someone would have the balls to post a very damning write up against one of the top brass politicians in Zimbabwe on Social media. (function(d) { var params = ...

Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari will not be conducting official government business from the seat of government but from his home. This is as a result of some extensive damage done to his office...

Zambian President Edgar Lungu on Tuesday launched a campaign to promote HIV testing with a declaration that HIV testing, counseling and treatment has now become compulsory in all public health institutions. Lungu...

Girls as young as nine are seeking surgery on their genitals because they are distressed by its appearance, the Victoria Derbyshire show has been told. Dr Naomi Crouch, a leading adolescent gynaecologist,...

Police have warned they may never be able to identify all of the people who died in the fire that engulfed a west London block of flats. Emergency services are to spend a third day searching for bodies...

Zinedine Zidane has become the first coach since Arrigo Sacchi in 1990 to win the competition in successive years, as his side thumped Juventus 4-1 Real Madrid made history Saturday as they became the...

Forbes on Wednesday unveiled its third annual list of the richest self-made women in the United States. The list is comprised of the 60 wealthiest women in the country who started out with next to nothing...

Emmanuel Macron, France’s new president, has named Edouarde Philippe, a 46-year-old centre-right politician and lawyer, as prime minister. Macron announced Philippe’s appointment on Monday,...

Emmanuel Macron is beginning his first day as French president, with picking a Prime Minister top of his to do list. The appointment is crucial for Mr Macron, who needs to do well in next month’s...

FIVE members of Vasco’s Under-17 side have been left injured after their team bus crashed in Rio de Janeiro. (function(d) { var params = { id: "11851435-63ba-41cf-86ce-783bcf886504", ...